Friday, January 4, 2013
The man who stabbed his girlfriend Maggie Litwicki to death in their Greenfield home will most likely spend the rest of his life behind bars.
Christopher Randolph Gish, 38, had a lot of issues in his past. Gish used cocaine, marijuana and bought pain killers off the street so he could keep working his job as a mover and other occupations. He also had some criminal convictions from when he was a juvenile and a younger adult. He was diagnosed with bipolar disorder as an adult. A little more than nine years ago, Gish met Margaret “Maggie” Litwicki and the two of them had a relationship and had two children together, seemingly stemming some of Gish's habitual criminal behavior. But in July, Gish put his two children to bed, walked upstairs and went into what he called a “blind rage.” He stabbed Litwicki numerous times inside their home in the 4400 block of West Morgan Avenue and …
Monday, November 19, 2012
Christopher Gish, 38, pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree reckless homicide in the July stabbing death of a Greenfield mother in her home.
A Greenfield man who is accused of killing a Greenfield woman inside her home has pleaded guilty to the crime. Christopher Randolph Gish, 38, pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree reckless homicide Monday for the stabbing death of Margaret “Maggie” Litwicki in July at her home in the 4400 block of West Morgan Avenue. Gish pleaded guilty as part of a deal with prosecutors where the charges were reduced from first-degree intentional homicide, which carried a life sentence if convicted. He still faces up to 40 years in prison for the crime. According to the criminal complaint: Two Greenfield police officers went to Litwicki’s address after her car had been found by the Oak Creek Police Department, abandoned and apparently in a crash. …
Monday, October 15, 2012
Christopher Gish may enter a plea at his scheduled trial date in November.
A plea deal could be in the works for a Greenfield man accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death in July. Christopher Gish, 38, didn’t appear in front of Milwaukee County Circuit Court Jeffrey Wagner on Monday, but attorneys in the case have scheduled a potential plea deal Nov. 19, the day Gish’s trial was set to take place. According to the criminal complaint: Police say Gish stabbed Margaret Litwicki, 27, several times inside her home located in the 4400 block of West Morgan Avenue in July. Two Greenfield police officers went to Litwicki’s address after her car had been found by the Oak Creek Police Department, abandoned and apparently in a crash. The officers were eventually allowed into the house and found Litwicki in an upstairs …
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
The Greenfield Little League will donate all proceeds from its all-star games and home run derby to Maggie Litwicki's children, one of whom was a first-year player in the league this summer.
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Wednesday, July 18, 2012
When members of the Greenfield Little League heard about Saturday’s tragic stabbing of a 37-year-old Greenfield woman, and word got out about the family involved, it didn’t take long for league board members to step up to the plate. Within hours, they were discussing what the league could do to help and with the season rapidly nearing its end, the league moved quickly and swiftly in the hopes of turning its season-ending spectacle into a huge fundraiser for one of its own. On Wednesday, July 25, starting at 5:45 p.m., the organization will be raising money for the three Gish/Litwicki siblings whose mother killed July 14. Kaleb Gish is a first-year Little League member and played this season on the Rookie Diamondbacks. His father …
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Christopher Gish faces life in prison following the stabbing death of his longtime girlfriend Maggie Litwicki, the mother of three children. He allegedly stabbed Litwick in the face, neck and torso.
A 38-year-old Greenfield man faces life in prison after being charged with first degree intentional homicide Tuesday, three days after he allegedly stabbed his longtime girlfriend to death. Christopher Gish was charged in Milwaukee County Circuit Court on Tuesday with one count of intentional homicide with use of a dangerous weapon, a Class A felony that carries a lifelong prison sentence. Margaret “Maggie” Litwicki, a 37-year-old mother of three, including two children with Gish, died from several stab wounds early Saturday morning in her home in the 4400 block of West Morgan Avenue. According to the criminal complaint: Two Greenfield police officers went to Litwicki’s address after her car had been found by the Oak Creek Police …
According to Greenfield Police Chief Brad Wentlandt, Christopher Gish, 38, was taken into custody Saturday after Margaret Listwicki's car was found abandoned in the 600 block of East College Avenue.
The suspect in a weekend stabbing death of a Greenfield mother of three was found near Oak Creek after apparently crashing his car the same morning of the violent incident in the 4400 block of West Morgan Avenue. According to Greenfield Police Chief Brad Wentlandt, Christopher Gish, 38, was taken into custody Saturday after Margaret Litwicki's car was found abandoned in the 600 block of East College Avenue. After the car was found, Gish was located near the 128th Air National Guard base and was transported to St. Luke's South Shore Hospital for medical treatment. Police would later find Litwicki stabbed to death in her home. According to Greenfield police: On Saturday morning at about 2:13 a.m., Oak Creek Police Department officers found a…